Parents, students warned vs NPA enticements

first_imgBACOLOD City – “Activism is not a crime, but supporting terrorism isa crime.” This was Philippine Army’s 303rdInfantry Brigade commander Brigadier General Benedict Arevalo’s stark reminderto parents and students in Victorias City, Negros Occidental. Arevalo also showed a short animatedvideo entitled “Pindoy”, exposing the modus of the in deceiving and misleadingthe youth to join the CPP-NPA./PN “Our government respects the right toacademic freedom, however a student joining the NPA or supporting terroristorganizations is illegal and a crime,” Arevalo stressed.center_img He urged both the students and theirparents to be wary of student organizations which he believed to have beeninfiltrated by the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA). Arevalo was the guest of honor andspeaker during the Reserve Officer Training Corps Presentation of the Colegiode Sta Ana de Victorias on Saturday. last_img